August, 2009

FINE ART, PERIOD FURNITURE, DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES AND MORE WILL BE SOLD AT A TWO-SESSION AUCTION PLANNED FOR OCT. 21 BY GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO

FINE ART, PERIOD FURNITURE, DECORATIVE ACCESSORIES AND MORE WILL BE SOLD AT A TWO-SESSION AUCTION PLANNED FOR OCT. 21 BY GORDON S. CONVERSE & CO

(WAYNE, Penn.) – Around 200 lots of fine art, period American furniture, decorative accessories and more will be sold at a two-session auction planned for Wednesday, Oct. 21, by Gordon S. Converse & Co. The sale will be held at the Italian-American Club in Wayne, a suburb of Philadelphia located a half-hour due west of […]

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CALIFORNIA CLUBHOUSE WHISKEY BOTTLE (CIRCA 1872-74), ONE OF ONLY NINE KNOWN, BRINGS $30,240 AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS SALE ENDED AUG. 21st

CALIFORNIA CLUBHOUSE WHISKEY BOTTLE (CIRCA 1872-74), ONE OF ONLY NINE KNOWN, BRINGS $30,240 AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS SALE ENDED AUG. 21st

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) – A medium chocolate amber California Clubhouse Whiskey bottle, made circa 1872-74 and one of only nine examples known, soared to $30,240 in an Internet and catalog auction held Aug. 10-21 by American Bottle Auctions (americanbottle.com). The bottle, highly prized by collectors, boasted a fancy monogram in the center, a gorgeous embossing pattern […]

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The 29th Annual Fall Art Auction at the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art

The 29th Annual Fall Art Auction at the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art

The Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA) in San Jose is proud to present its signature Annual Fall Art Exhibition and Auction. Now in its 29th year, this comprehensive exhibition of more than 100 art works by someof the hottest artists in the Bay Area opens with a specialmember?only exhibition preview from 5pm to 6pm on […]

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Portrait of the Artists: The Burt Britton Collection for Auction

Portrait of the Artists: The Burt Britton Collection for Auction

Bloomsbury Auctions announces Portrait of the Artists: The Burt Britton Collection at auction on September 24, 2009 at 2:00pm. This private collection of 1,200 refreshingly spontaneous self-portraits offers unique insight into the creative process that will fascinate collectors, curators, biographers, psychologists and the general public alike. How we see ourselves often differs radically from how […]

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